Margaret Louise Nevius, age 71, of Fort Scott, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2010.
Margaret was born on March 14, 1939 the daughter of Hazel and Walter Homes.
She is survived by four siblings: Kelley Holmes, Fort Scott, Norman Coureton, Overland Park, Maxine Berneck, Cortez, Colo., and Carol Nichols, Parker. She is also survived by three children: Leroy Porter, Joplin, Jolene Carpenter, Rhode Island, and Kimberly Hogan, Lexington, Mo., 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers: Bob Lauden and Gene Holmes, three children: John Raymond Porter, John Henry Porter, and Russell Porter, and one grandson, Russell Porter Jr.
Margaret was cremated. There will be a private family memorial service at a later date.